System Administrator - 1262

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 15, 2017
Closes
Jun 20, 2017
Hours
Full Time

Summary
The MIL Corporation seeks a System Administrator to support a Federal Government client at one of our Washington, DC locations. The System Administrator will be responsible for daily system monitoring and providing Tier II end user support.

Responsibilities
• Perform daily system monitoring, verify the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, and review system and application logs
• Perform daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are backed up to tape
• Responsible for providing Tier II end user support for operating systems, workstations, printers, scanners, and customer supported applications
• Maintain up-to-date status in ticketing system
• Troubleshoot and quickly resolve sever issues to ensure minimum disruption to customers
• Ensure compliance with approved IT policies
• Document configuration changes
• Prepare Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
• Provide a daily handoff/status report to the incoming shift

Required Qualifications
• Associate's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field
• 3+ years of experience in computer systems/applications installation and support -OR- relevant combination of education and experience
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment
• Proficiency in administration and support of computer hardware, network, servers, routers, switches, desktops, security, backups, and email
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Team player with positive mental attitude
• Flexible work schedule to include some weekend and evening work as required
• This position is for the After Hours team, work hours are Sunday-Friday 4pm-12am while training, and will later transition to the night shift
• Computer systems certifications (e.g. MCSE, CCNA, etc.)

Technical Skills
• Extensive knowledge of MS Active Directory, DNS/DHCP, TCP/IP, Group Policy, MS Windows Server OS, SCCM, Scripting, VMware/virtualization, Enterprise Antivirus & Data Backup management, NetApp SAN, MS Exchange, MS Windows 8/10, Cisco Any Connect, Office 365, Intune
• Expertise in troubleshooting server problems with a focus on rapid resolution of any system outage
• Experience with iOS mobile devices and tablets

Desired Qualifications
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or an equivalent amount of experience
• MCITP-EA, MCITP-SA, CCNA, CCNP Certifications
• Familiarity with network monitoring and reporting tools (i.e. Solarwinds/SCCM/SCOM)
• Ability to handle impromptu analysis and discussion with client and provide technology strategies/solutions based on industry best practices

Education
Associate's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field

Clearance
Public Trust


The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.